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Minimally invasive surgery

Minimally invasive surgery is an effective surgical method that is less intrusive than traditional surgery. Minimally invasive surgery offers effective surgical outcomes with less pain, shorter recovery times and a lower complication rate.

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Minimally invasive surgery in West Palm Beach

Having surgery can be scary, but our surgical team prioritizes your health and safety.

HCA Florida JFK North Hospital offers the latest minimally invasive surgical techniques to patients in West Palm Beach and the surrounding communities. This advanced technology gives our surgeons enhanced precision in routine and complex procedures.

The expertise and experience of our surgeons, coupled with our advanced technology, is a partnership that provides many benefits to our patients.

Our minimally invasive surgical treatments and services

Our surgeons use minimally invasive surgical technology to perform complex and delicate procedures through tiny incisions. 

Benefits of robotic surgery


If you undergo a robot-assisted procedure, you can benefit from:

  • Greater precision
  • Smaller incisions
  • Less harm to surrounding tissue
  • Reduced blood loss
  • Fewer complications
  • Less postoperative pain 
  • Shorter hospital stay
  • Reduced scarring

Minimally invasive breast procedures

If a breast cancer screening detects suspicious breast tissue, we offer minimally invasive surgery options and surgical consultations. For diagnosis, we offer minimally invasive imaging procedures to find and evaluate breast abnormalities, including: 

 

  • Stereotactic biopsy—A procedure in which suspicious breast tissue is removed and examined by a pathologist
  • Ultrasound-guided biopsy/cyst aspiration—A procedure using ultrasound technology to locate and drain a cyst or obtain a tissue sample for additional diagnosis

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If you have a surgery scheduled during COVID-19, here is some information on the current safeguards in place, and what to expect before, during and after your procedure.